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On Saturday, comedian and actor Tracy Morgan was involved in a deadly car crash and remains in critical condition, though he is said to be responsive. To honor him we've compiled a list of his top 10 movies.
Tracy Morgan was born Nov. 10, 1968 in The Bronx, New York. The once underdog had a hard life growing up and made some poor decisions, but he later rose to the top and turned his life around for the better. His father left when Morgan was 6 and passed away 13 years later.
Morgan took the news of his father’s death very hard and dropped out of High school to marry his girlfriend at the time, Sabina, and help raise their child together. He then sold cocaine as he struggled to take care of his family.
Morgan started off his career as a stand-up comedian in the streets of New York, after his best friend died. He later on debuted on television on Martin, a comedy series on HBO, in 1992. He then starred in several films such as Are We There Yet? and Rio. Morgan also was part of the Saturday Night Live cast from 1996 until 2003. As an SNL cast member, Morgan was known for his impersonations, including ones of Aretha Franklin and Oprah Winfrey.
In 2003 Morgan came out with his own show The Tracy Morgan Show, however, it ended after the first season. From 2006 until 2013 Morgan played Tracy Jordan on the NBC show, 30 Rock.
Morgan is a very talented comedian, actor, and man that is admired by many. In light of the recent car accident, we are presenting a top ten list of his best films.
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